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The history of the San Francisco 49ers begins in 1946 at Kezar Stadium. The name of the San Francisco 49ers comes from the 1849 Gold Rush. As a professional football team, the San Francisco 49ers have won the Super Bowl five different times. The last time the San Francisco 49ers won the Super Bowl was 1994. Sourdough Sam is the mascot of the San Francisco 49ers, and their cheerleaders are called the Gold Rush. The San Francisco 49ers are frequently mentioned in sports news for key football recruits. Formerly held at Candlestick Park, the San Francisco 49ers moved to Levi’s Stadium in 2014 and is now officially in Santa Clara.